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Fuel Security

Fuel security package may not save Ampol’s Brisbane refinery
2 months ago

Fuel security package may not save Ampol’s Brisbane refinery

Ampol’s sole remaining refinery looks slated for closure after a blowout in losses, signalling that the federal government’s $2.5 billion fuel security package will fail to prevent a further shrinkage of domestic …
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Defence boosts fuel storage and refuelling capabilities with $26m contract near Darwin CBD
3 months ago

Defence boosts fuel storage and refuelling capabilities with $26m contract near Darwin CBD

WORK to boost Defence’s fuel storage and refuelling capabilities at Larrakeyah Barracks near the Darwin CBD will start in the middle of next year following the awarding of a $26m …
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Prime Minister announces new national fuel security plan
3 months ago

Prime Minister announces new national fuel security plan

Australia’s fuel security has been the source of constant policy discussion in Australia for nearly two decades. This discussion occurred largely as a result of stepped reduction in the number …
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Controversial call to hike petrol prices to secure Australia’s fuel security
3 months ago

Controversial call to hike petrol prices to secure Australia’s fuel security

There are calls for a hike in the pump price of petrol to combat a potential oil crisis in Australia which could lead to “pandemonium on the streets”.

A new …
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NT a favourite to receive new fuel storage sites under $200m federal government grant program
3 months ago

NT a favourite to receive new fuel storage sites under $200m federal government grant program

THE NT is shaping up as a key player in Australia’s long-term fuel security, with the jurisdiction poised to take advantage of a new $200m Federal Government grant program to …
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Morrison government to invest $211 million in fuel security to protect against risk and price pressures
3 months ago

Morrison government to invest $211 million in fuel security to protect against risk and price pressures

The Morrison government is acting to protect Australia’s fuel security as the international outlook becomes more uncertain and prices will be under increasing pressure.

Under the plan, operating through market …
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Australian fuel refineries to get a $200m government boost
3 months ago

Australian fuel refineries to get a $200m government boost

Motorists will be spared a shock at the bowser under a $200m scheme to keep fuel affordable and support struggling Australian refineries.

In a pre-budget announcement, the federal government will …
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Federal government open to making Australian motorists pay to keep fuel refineries open
3 months ago

Federal government open to making Australian motorists pay to keep fuel refineries open

The Morrison government has opened the door to forcing motorists to cover the cost of a package to keep Australia’s struggling oil refinery industry afloat.

With a new report outlining …
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Long-term fuel security strategy to form key part of federal budget
3 months ago

Long-term fuel security strategy to form key part of federal budget

A fuel security plan to shore-up Australia’s long-term supply by building new domestic storages and introducing financial enticements to keep refineries open will form a key part of next month’s …
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Darwin to get US-funded military fuel reserve in ‘near future’, says Defence Minister
3 months ago

Darwin to get US-funded military fuel reserve in ‘near future’, says Defence Minister

DEFENCE Minister Linda Reynolds has reaffirmed the Federal Government’s intention to establish a multimillion-dollar US-funded, commercially-operated strategic military fuel reserve in Darwin.

Senator Reynolds, who spent yesterday observing live fire …
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